# Quant Test for LIC AAO Prelims Exam Set – 20

Directions(1-5): Find the missing term ‘?’ of the following series.

1. 13, 16, 22, 33, 51, ?
66
78
62
47
58
Option B
13 + 3 = 16
16 + (3 + 3) = 22
22 + (6 + 5) = 33
33 + (11 + 7) = 51
51 + (18 + 9) = 78

2. 39, 52, 78, 117, 169, ?
210
222
234
323
256
Option C
39 + 1 Ã— 13 = 52
52 + 2 Ã— 13 = 78
78 + 3 Ã— 13 = 117
117 + 4 Ã— 13 = 169
169 + 5 Ã— 13 = 234

3. 62, 87, 187, 412, 812, ?
1225
1124
1343
1556
1437
Option E
62 + 5^2 = 62 + 25 = 87
87 + 10^2 = 87 + 100 = 187
187 + 15^2 = 187 + 225 = 412
412 + 20^2 = 412 + 400 = 812
812 + (25)^2 = 812 + 625 = 1437

4. 7, 8, 24, 105, 361, ?
778
986
912
850
777
Option B
7 + l^2 = 8 8 + 4^2 = 24
24 + 9^2 = 105
105 + 16^2 = 361
361 + 25^2 = 986

5. 656, 432, 320, 264,236, ?
200
210
205
222
232
Option D
656 – 224 = 432
432 – 112 = 320
320 – 56 = 264
264 – 28 = 236
236 – 14 = 222

6. Directions(6-10): Answer the questions based on the following information.
The graph shows the number of pair of shoes (formal and sports) sold by four different companies (P,Q,R and S) in May month.

7. If the number of sports shoes sold by S in April and June is 20% and 30%, resp. more than that in May, find the total number of sports shoes sold by S in April and June together.
112
130
125
142
150
Option C
Total number of sports shoes sold by S on April and June together = 1.2*50 + 50*1.3 = 125

8. If the number of formal shoes sold by company R and P is 80% and 40% resp. of the number of formal shoes manufactured by the respective companies, find the total number of formal shoes manufactured by company R and P together in May.
490
452
488
500
550
Option E
Number of formal shoes manufactured by R and P resp. = 120/0.8 = 150 and 160/0.4 = 400
Total number = 550

9. The number of shoes sold by company S is approximately what percentage of the number of shoes sold by company P and Q together?
20%
28%
25%
30%
32%
Option E
Required% = 250/(420+360)*100 = 32%

10. If 8% of the total shoes sold by Q and R together were defective. Find the number of defective shoes sold by them.
20
28
44
46
32
Option E
Total number of defective sports shoes sold = 8% of (220+180) = 32

11. If the average selling price of each formal shoes and sports shoes sold by all the given companies together is Rs.50 and Rs.45 resp. Find the difference between the revenue generated by selling all the formal shoes and of all the sports shoes by all the given companies.
Rs.770
Rs.784
Rs.850
Rs.755
Rs.950
Option E
Required Difference = 710*45 â€“ 620*50 = Rs.950